Luca Della Robbia - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Luca Della Robbia

Place: Florence

Born: 1399

Death: 1483

Nationality: Italy


Luca della Robbia (1399/1400–1482) was an Italian sculptor from Florence, noted for his terra-cotta roundels. Luca Della Robbia developed a pottery glaze that made his creations more durable in the outdoors and thus suitable for use on the exterior of buildings. His work is noted for its charm rather than the drama of the work of some of his contem...